CDK Global Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1972

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 7,906


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt

  • Financing Rounds
  • 13

  • Investments
  • 15

CDK Global General Information


Developer of retail technology and software as a service (SaaS) solutions intended to help automotive dealers and manufacturers. The company's solutions connect people with technology by automating and integrating all parts of the dealership and buying process, including the acquisition, sale, financing, insuring, parts supply, repair, and maintenance of vehicles, thereby helping clients run their businesses more efficiently, drive improved profitability and create frictionless purchasing and ownership experiences for consumers.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
ADP Dealer Services, Cdk Global Holdings, Llc, Dealer Services Holdings Llc
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Automation/Workflow Software
Former Stock Listing
Corporate Office
  • 1950 Hassell Road
  • Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
  • United States
+1 (847) 000-0000

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CDK Global Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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CDK Global Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Business/Productivity Software
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7,906 As of 2024
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CDK Global Competitors (26)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
CRMSuite Corporation Sarasota, FL 000000000 -
myKaarma Private Equity-Backed Long Beach, CA 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
Autosoft (Pennsylyania) Private Equity-Backed West Middlesex, PA 000 000000000 -
Tekion Venture Capital-Backed Pleasanton, CA 0000 00000 00000000000 00000
StoneEagle F&I Private Equity-Backed Richardson, TX 000 000000000
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CDK Global Executive Team (43)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Brian Provost Chief Executive Officer
Brian MacDonald Chief Executive Officer and President
Steve Lifshatz Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Amy Smith Chief Human Resources Officer
Stephen Thomas Director, Finance, Business Development, M&A & Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis
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CDK Global Board Members (14)

Name Representing Role Since
000 0000000 00.0 CDK Global Director 000 0000
0000 000000 Brookfield Business Partners Board Member 000 0000
000000 0000 Self Chairman 000 0000
0000 000000 Self Co-Chairman 000 0000
000000 000000 CDK Global Independent Director 000 0000
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CDK Global Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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CDK Global Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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CDK Global Investments & Acquisitions (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Computerized Vehicle Registration 30-Jun-2023 0000000000 Other Commercial Services 00000 000
Salty Dot 01-Oct-2021 0000000000 00000 Financial Software 00000 000
Roadster 02-Jun-2021 0000000000 00000 Automotive 00000 000
Square Root (Business/Productivity Software) 01-Feb-2021 0000000000 0000 Business/Productivity Software 00000 000
Ripcord 25-Feb-2020 Later Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software 000 00000
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CDK Global Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Salty Dot Financial Software Park City, UT 2019
Roadster Automotive San Francisco, CA 0000
Computerized Vehicle Registration Other Commercial Services Petaluma, CA 0000
Elead1One Business/Productivity Software Valdosta, GA 0000
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CDK Global Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Automatic Labs 25-Jun-2015 00000 00000 00 000 Completed
  • 18 buyers
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CDK Global FAQs

  • When was CDK Global founded?

    CDK Global was founded in 1972.

  • Who is the CEO of CDK Global?

    Brian Provost and Brian MacDonald are the CEOs of CDK Global.

  • Where is CDK Global headquartered?

    CDK Global is headquartered in Hoffman Estates, IL.

  • What is the size of CDK Global?

    CDK Global has 7,906 total employees.

  • What industry is CDK Global in?

    CDK Global’s primary industry is Business/Productivity Software.

  • Is CDK Global a private or public company?

    CDK Global is a Private company.

  • What is CDK Global’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for CDK Global is 000000.

  • How much funding has CDK Global raised over time?

    CDK Global has raised $771M.

  • Who are CDK Global’s investors?

    Automatic Data Processing has invested in CDK Global.

  • Who are CDK Global’s competitors?

    CRMSuite, myKaarma, Autosoft (Pennsylyania), Tekion, and StoneEagle F&I are some of the 26 competitors of CDK Global.

  • When was CDK Global acquired?

    CDK Global was acquired on 31-Dec-2023.

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